Comments for: Post-war soldier spent almost a year in Allied-occupied Germany

Posted Nov. 08, 2012, at 3:33 p.m.

Douglas Torrey, 85, of Winter Harbor was drafted into the Army in November 1945. “I trained in a radio outfit in Ft. McClellan, Ala. I got pneumonia after 14 weeks of training in February 1946,and ended up in the hospital for 90 days. Torrey finished training in heavy equipment and …

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